10.11. MPC-1.0.1

MPC is a C library for the arithmetic of complex numbers with arbitrarily high precision and correct rounding of the result.

10.11.1. Installation of MPC

Prepare MPC for compilation:

CC="gcc -isystem /usr/include" \
LDFLAGS="-Wl,-rpath-link,/usr/lib:/lib" \
  ./configure --prefix=/usr

Compile the package:



The test suite for MPC is considered critical. Do not skip it under any circumstance.

Test the results:

make check

Install the package:

make install

10.11.2. Contents of MPC

Installed libraries: libmpc.[a,so]

Short Descriptions


The Multiple Precision Complex Library.